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ANC top brass meet Limpopo leaders over VBS bank scandal

By: African News Agency      Updated 29 minutes ago Leaders of the ruling African National Congress in Limpopo province will on Monday meet with the party's top six officials including President... 

 ANC top brass meet Limpopo leaders over VBS bank scandal
Ex-Mandela cop wins appeal to take on police minister

Ex-Mandela cop wins appeal to take on police minister

By: News24Wire      Updated 45 minutes ago Major General Andre Lincoln, a policeman chosen by then-president Nelson Mandela to head an elite presidential investigative unit, has won an... 

PIC must disclose details of R70bn worth of investments in SA – DA

PIC must disclose details of R70bn worth of investments in SA – DA

By: African News Agency      Updated 1 hour 26 minutes ago One of the first tests for South Africa's new Finance Minister Tito Mboweni is whether he will support the disclosure of detailed information about... 

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Here’s how SA can tackle homelessness

Here’s how SA can tackle homelessness

Updated 2 hours 9 minutes ago A walk through Johannesburg’s metropolitan area highlights the glaring reality of homelessness in South Africa. Reasons for why and how people... 

 Perspectives on National Health Insurance Bill

Perspectives on National Health Insurance Bill

Updated 2 hours 13 minutes ago In late June 2018, the Department of Health issued the National Health Insurance (NHI) Bill and the Medical Schemes Amendment (MSA) Bill for public... 

 The role of women in West Africa’s violent extremist groups

The role of women in West Africa’s violent extremist groups

12th October 2018 Women’s involvement in Boko Haram attacks in the Lake Chad Basin is well known. However their role in the activities of the Group for the Support... 

South Africa won't create jobs unless it settles on a new social compact

South Africa won't create jobs unless it settles on a new social compact

12th October 2018 Nearly a week has passed since South Africa’s 2018 jobs summit. The two-day gathering produced some useful agreements between the social partners:... 

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A healthier humanity: the WHO investment case for 2019-2023

A healthier humanity: the WHO investment case for 2019-2023

Updated 2 hours 10 minutes ago Report by the World Health Organisation 

World Development Report 2019 – The Changing Nature Of Work

World Development Report 2019 – The Changing Nature Of Work

Updated 2 hours 12 minutes ago The World Development Report (WDR) 2019: The Changing Nature of Work studies how the nature of work is changing as a result of advances in... 

 Powering the transition: World Bank and other IFI energy lending in Asia

Powering the transition: World Bank and other IFI energy lending in Asia

12th October 2018 This year, the World Bank is holding its Annual Meetings in Asia. This is a region that will be key to the success of the global energy transition,... 

 History RePPPeated – How public private partnerships are failing

History RePPPeated – How public private partnerships are failing

12th October 2018 Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs) are increasingly being promoted as the solution to the shortfall in financing needed to achieve the Sustainable... 

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LSSA: Law Society welcomes panel on NDPP

LSSA: Law Society welcomes panel on NDPP

Updated 2 hours 6 minutes ago The Law Society of South Africa (LSSA) commends President Cyril Ramaphosa for setting up a panel of independent legal organisations to identify a... 

SA: Statement on establishment of NDPP appointment panel

SA: Statement on establishment of NDPP appointment panel

Updated 2 hours 53 minutes ago President Cyril Ramaphosa has invited a number of legal organisations and independent public institutions to assist him in identifying and... 

DA: Northern Cape must work hard to shed its title as SA’s Fetal Alcohol Syndrome capital

DA: Northern Cape must work hard to shed its title as SA’s Fetal Alcohol Syndrome capital

Updated 3 hours ago The Democratic Alliance (DA) in the Northern Cape is calling on both the health and social sectors to take Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS) more... 

SA: What's Happening In Parliament This Week

SA: What's Happening In Parliament This Week

14th October 2018 National Assembly Speaker Ms Baleka Mbete and a multiparty delegation of seven Members of Parliament (MPs) will be participating in the 139th... 

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Local community organisations to benefit from global outreach campaign

Local community organisations to benefit from global outreach campaign

12th October 2018 This October, various charity organisations and NGOs across South Africa are set to benefit from the local roll-out of the annual RE Cares Month.... 

Government takes past lessons to heart in SEZ implementation

Government takes past lessons to heart in SEZ implementation

11th October 2018 Government is keeping a close eye on the implementation of South Africa’s Special Economic Zones (SEZs) and showing a willingness to adapt elements... 

Customer-driver contact makes screening vital

Customer-driver contact makes screening vital

11th October 2018 Smartphones offer customers the ability to place orders with just the tap of a finger – be it takeout, merchandise or a taxi ride. With the growing... 

Is singing struggle songs in the workplace racist and if so, does it justify the dismissal of an employee?

Is singing struggle songs in the workplace racist and if so, does it justify the dismissal of an employee?

11th October 2018 Is the singing of struggle songs in the workplace racist and if so, does it justify the dismissal of an employee? SUMMARY The singing of struggle... 

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